BOLD, Peter (d.1762), of Bold Hall, Prescot, Lancs.
Available from Boydell and Brewer
Family and Education
s. of Richard Bold, M.P., by Elizabeth, da. of Thomas Norton of Barkisland, Yorks. educ. B.N.C. Oxf. 2 Feb. 1722. m. Anna Maria, da. and coh. of Godfrey Wentworth of Woolley Park, Yorks., wid. of Rev. Edward Sylvester of Barthwaite, 6da. suc. fa. 1704.
Bold came of an old Lancashire family, and his father and grand-father had both represented the county. He was a Tory, and was returned unopposed for Lancashire in 1754. He did not stand again in 1761, and died 12 Sept. 1762.